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#6e78ae Hex Color Code

#6e78ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e78ae is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e78ae is comprised of 43.14% red, 47.06% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #6e78ae has a hue of 231° (degrees), 28% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.86 nm.

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#6e78ae linear gradient to complementary #abae6e

  1. #6e78ae
  2. #7c81a4
  3. #88899a
  4. #929290
  5. #9b9b85
  6. #a3a57a
  7. #abae6e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #576296
  2. #5e699e
  3. #6670a6
  4. #6e78ae
  5. #7680b6
  6. #7e87be
  7. #868fc7

Tones

  1. #6e78ae
  2. #747ca9
  3. #7a7fa3
  4. #80839e
  5. #858799
  6. #8a8a93
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#6e78ae to White

  1. #6e78ae
  2. #868dbb
  3. #9ea3c9
  4. #b6b9d6
  5. #ced0e4
  6. #e7e7f1
  7. #ffffff

#6e78ae to Black

  1. #6e78ae
  2. #5b638f
  3. #494f70
  4. #383c54
  5. #272938
  6. #18181f
  7. #000000

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  1. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
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  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 0.757
    2. Pattersons Curse / T57-7
      #7a7cb5
      ΔE = 2.990
  3. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.444
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.421
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.444
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.421
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 1.496
    2. ★ V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 1.940
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 1.557
    2. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.507
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 1.559
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 1.677
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 1.726
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 1.803
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.889
    2. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 2.925
  12. Beckers

    1. ★ Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.167
  13. Behr

    1. ★ Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 2.169
    2. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.290
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.172
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 2.315
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.778
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.346
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.356
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 2.507
  18. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.420
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.756
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.420
    2. King's Robe 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.756
  20. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.431
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.433
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 2.623
  22. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.436
  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7456
      #7878b0
      ΔE = 2.446
  24. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.562
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.659
  26. Dulux

    1. Lilac Heather 1
      #757ba7
      ΔE = 2.676
    2. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.913
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.742
  28. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.779
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.877
  30. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.884

#6e78ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e78ae foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6e78ae">…</p>

#6e78ae background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
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#6e78ae shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7239854
Binary
01101110, 01111000, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#6e78ae
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 2.096
RGB
rgb(110, 120, 174)
RGBA
rgba(110, 120, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.272, g: 0.297, b: 0.431
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.465%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9537362 / 0xff6e78ae
HSL
hsl(231, 28%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 28%%, 56%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.625), saturation: 37% (0.368), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 230.625, saturation: 36.782%, perceived brightness: 48.858%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.530, S: 38.651, L: 51.614
Cubehelix
H: -131.150, S: 0.414, L: 0.482
TSL
T: -2.560, S: 0.095, L: 0.483
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.368), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 20.785, Y: 19.803, Z: 42.763
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.238, Y: 19.803
CIELab
L: 51.614, a: 9.795, b: -29.889
CIELuv
L: 51.614, u: -7.704, v: -46.184
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.614, C: 31.454, H: 288.145
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.614, C: 46.822, H: 260.530
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.501, a: 5.495, b: -25.825
CIECAM02
J: 40.908, C: 36.071, h: 268.055, Q: 126.013, M: 31.543, s: 50.032, H: 315.366
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.274, jaune: -5.284, green: 0.133
LMS
L: 16.794, M: 19.253, S: 42.385
YCbCr
Y: 121.802, Cb: 153.186, Cr: 119.776
YCgCo
Y: 131.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 123.166, Db: 76.482, Dr: 25.048
YPbPr
Y: 121.758, Pb: 28.150, Pr: -7.484
xvYCC
Y: 120.569, Cb: 152.728, Cr: 121.426
YIQ
Y: 123.166, I: -23.305, Q: 14.687
YUV
Y: 123.166, U: 25.017, V: -11.551
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.075
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.483

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